Mrs Thatcher

If You're Mad, Then Do Something

William Davie | Posted 14.06.2013 | UK Universities & Education
William Davie

Like most normal people with a sense of proportion, I was upset and angry with the idiots who decided to organise Thatcher death day parties. This isn't because I'm a particular fan of Baroness Thatcher, but for the same reason I was disgusted that Americans were throwing street parties to celebrate the death of Osama Bin Laden.

There is now only one Margaret in my life

Mr Pickwick | Posted 14.06.2013 | UK
Mr Pickwick

The departure of our blessed Lady Thatcher means there is now only one Margaret in my life - Mrs Pickwick. Both have been powerful Margarets - but ha...

The One with Thatcher and the Top 40

Georgy Jamieson | Posted 14.06.2013 | UK
Georgy Jamieson

On Monday lunchtime, as soon as the news broke of Mrs Thatcher's death, I text my husband and I simply put... "Ding Dong the Witch is Dead" He knew ...

No State Funeral For Lady Thatcher

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 08.04.2013 | UK Politics

Baroness Thatcher did not want a state funeral and thought a fly-past over the service would be a "waste of money", her friend and spokesman Lord Bell...

WATCH: Those Anti-Thatcher Songs You'd Forgotten

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 08.04.2013 | UK

During her time in Downing Street, some of Lady Thatcher's sternest critics were to be found not in Parliament but on the radio. She inspired outra...

Did Murdoch 'Forget He Was Under Oath' At Leveson, Asks Former Editor

Posted 10.07.2012 | UK

A former newspaper editor has recalled an incident which "undermined" the accuracy of evidence media tycoon Rupert Murdoch gave to an inquiry into jou...

Young Iron Ladies Make Their Mark

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 13.04.2012 | UK Entertainment

100 young people from all over the country flocked to London on Tuesday 10th April to offer a glimpse of Britain’s political future and to show ther...

'Politics Didn't Come Into It'

WENN | Posted 21.02.2012 | UK Entertainment

Meryl Streep didn't hesitate to snap up the role of Margaret Thatcher after she'd seen The Iron Lady script. The actress, who is being tipped for O...

Meryl Streep - True Blue?

The Huffington Post UK | Chris Wimpress | Posted 13.02.2012 | UK Entertainment

The Iron Lady is among us, with Meryl Streep's uncanny portrayal of Margaret Thatcher, both in her dotage and - through flashback - seen in her prime,...